Staying hydrated with Life Water

We are delighted to announce that Life Water are supporting us this year by keeping all of our Makers hydrated throughout the day!

Life Water logoLife Water is 100% Carbon Neutral and Certified Organic. They also established independent charity Drop4Drop in 2006, whose mission is to help alleviate the global water crisis by working to deliver clean water projects to developing communities around the world.

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Posted in 2014, Green, Sponsors

Meet the Maker: Chikai

As part of our “Meet the Makers” interview series, we asked our Makers to tell us a little about themselves. Today, meet Jessica from Chikai!

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Posted in 2014, Art, Craft, Sponsors

Meet the Maker: Carbon Frog

As part of our “Meet the Makers” interview series, we asked our Makers to tell us a little about themselves. Today, meet Dan from Carbon Frog!

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Posted in 2014, Education, Electronics, Sponsors

Meet the Maker: MakerClub

As part of our “Meet the Makers” interview series, we asked our Makers to tell us a little about themselves. Today, meet Simon and Declan from MakerClub!

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Posted in 2014, Education, Electronics, Engineering, workshop

Meet the Maker: I-Saweering

As part of our “Meet the Makers” interview series, we asked our Makers to tell us a little about themselves. Today, meet Rachael from I-Saweering!

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Posted in 2014, Art, Electronics, Green, workshop

Meet the Maker: Antweight Robots

As part of our “Meet the Makers” interview series, we asked our Makers to tell us a little about themselves. Today, meet Gary from Antweight Robots!

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Posted in 2014, Electronics, Engineering

Meet the Sponsor: Maplin

Maplin is the UK’s largest electronics and tech retailer and has a wide range of products for tech hobbyists and enthusiasts.

Maplin logoStop by their stand to check out a selection from Maplin’s maker range, which includes the new 3Doodle, the world’s first handheld 3D printer, Arduino TinkerKits, more 3D printers and a banana keyboard!

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Posted in 2014, Electronics, Sponsors

Meet the Maker: Electrochemistry

As part of our “Meet the Makers” interview series, we asked our Makers to tell us a little about themselves. Today, meet Russell from Electrochemistry!

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Posted in 2014, Education, Science, workshop

Meet the Maker: Doodlebags

As part of our “Meet the Makers” interview series, we asked our Makers to tell us a little about themselves. Today, meet Helen from Doodlebags!

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Posted in 2014, Art, Craft, Green

Meet the Maker: Homebrew PCBs

As part of our “Meet the Makers” interview series, we asked our Makers to tell us a little about themselves. Today, meet Chris from Homebrew PCBs!

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Posted in 2014, Electronics, Engineering, Hackspace